Guy using wheel barrow to do skateboard tricks is hilariously absurd

Here's the progression of my thoughts when I first saw this video of Hä Wie using a golden wheel barrow to do skateboard tricks on the street. I thought it was so dumb. So, so stupid. And then I started giggling. And then I started laughing. And then I started wondering, wait, is this any less ridiculous than… » 10/24/14 10:32pm 10/24/14 10:32pm

Search and Disarm: The Cop Bot That Takes Down Bombs

Explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) is one of the deadliest jobs in the military and it's no less dangerous here at home. But since Lieutenant-Colonel 'Peter' Miller designed the Wheelbarrow in 1972 against IRA IEDs in Northern Ireland, remote EOD robots have played an enormous part in explosive disarmarment. So when… » 4/16/13 11:37am 4/16/13 11:37am